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‘Magna Carta Holy Grail:’ Artistic Capitalism

‘Magna Carta Holy Grail:’ Artistic Capitalism

Though not Jay’s greatest, ‘MCHG’ takes us on a journey of wealth and success, complaints about fame, loss of religion, a tortured fatherless childhood, and a proclamation of something greater for his daughter.

Download: M.I.A.’s Vicki Leekx Mixtape

Download: M.I.A.’s Vicki Leekx Mixtape

The mixtape opens with a female narrator echoing sentiments for freedom of inspiration inspired by Julian Assange’s recent campaign. Keeping with the “Internet is going to get us theme” from the last album, M.I.A. sonically and thematically creates a landscape that chatters a mile a minute and feels like every social network rolled into one.